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In matters of style, swim with the current;
In matters of principle, stand like a rock.

— Thomas Jefferson  <link>

The further a society drifts from truth the more it will hate those who speak it.

— George Orwell, A Collection of Essays  <link>

No one is obliged to take part in the spiritual crisis of a society; on the contrary, everyone is obliged to avoid this folly and live his life in order.

— Eric Voegelin, Science, Politics, and Gnosticism  <link>